Enhancing the value of Health Informatics and

Health Information Management through quality education

Welcome to CAHIIM

CAHIIM is an independent accrediting organization whose Mission is to serve the public interest by establishing and enforcing quality Accreditation Standards for Health Informatics and Health Information Management (HIM) educational programs.

Revised 2018 HIM Standards: Update

All comments received from Draft 2 Revised 2018 Standards for Accreditation of Associate and Baccalaureate Degree Programs in Health Information Management will be reviewed by the Health Information Management Accreditation Council (HIMAC) at its next meeting on July 24, 2018. Final version to be sent to the CAHIIM Board of Directors in August 2018.

2018 APAR is Now Live!

The Annual Program Assessment Report (APAR) is available for data input. All programs must submit reports by October 15, 2018.

2017 APAR Data Report

Access the CAHIIM APAR data report: an Excel Workbook that allows the program director to view and sort information collected from the 2017 APAR.

Become an Accreditation Peer Reviewer!

Accreditation Peer Reviewers are the essential basis of the CAHIIM program accreditation assessment process.

For Health Informatics, read the brochure for more information on the rewards and benefits of being an accreditation peer reviewer or Apply Here!

For Health Information Management (HIM), read the brochure for more information on the rewards and benefits of being an accreditation peer reviewer or Apply Here!